Prison Crowding, Recidivism, and Early Release in Early Rhode Island
NBER Working Paper No. 20837
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I thank the economics department at Brown University for hosting me while I collected much of the data used here. Sherry Jensen provided excellent research assistance. I thank Tomas Cvrcek, Carl Kitchens, Carolyn Moehling, Tom Mroz, Paul Wilson and seminar participants at Florida State University for comments on an earlier version. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.